Tyson Foods Fires International President

Tyson Foods Fires International President
(Tyson Foods)

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale said it fired Chris Langholz, the president of the company’s International division.

Tyson Foods announced the move in a filing with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission on Monday. The firing happened Aug. 26 and was effective immediately, the company said in the filing, which had no further information.

Langholz earned total compensation of $5.3 million in fiscal year 2021, according to the company’s proxy statement filed with the SEC this past December. His compensation included an annual salary of $642,000.

A Tyson Foods spokesman said it was company policy to not comment on personnel issues but did confirm Langholz was no longer employed by Tyson Foods.

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